The Marvelous Pogue Family Coin Collection, Part 4: 18th Century Rarities...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #278 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Learning How to Grade – Part 3

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. Originally Appeared in Canadian Coin News In our previous installment of “Learning How to Grade” we spoke about circulated coins and the basics...

Germany 2016 Ernst Litfass 200th Birthday 20 Euro Silver Coin

Description: German printer and publisher Ernst Litfass (Ernst Litfaß) is the subject of a 2016 20-euro silver coin honoring the bicentennial of his birth. Litfass...

FUN is Serious Business: US Coin Market

Elite icons and superb collector coins spark action   By Jim Bisognani - NGC Weekly Market Report .....   2019 is making its presence known in a big way in numismatic...

Zimbabwe Reveals New National Coinage

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Friday, December 5, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) held a press conference to introduce a new set...

The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint Creates New Finish for American Silver...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… In May or June the U.S. Mint (www.usmint.gov) will begin taking orders for a special two-coin West Point American...

American Silver Eagle – One Million More Ounces Allocated March 14

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The week of Monday, March 14 sees another one million ounces of the 2016 American Silver Eagle silver bullion...

Exonumia – NSCA 2016 Spring Show April 29, 30 in Beckley,...

By National Scrip Collectors Association ......   The National Scrip Collectors Association (NSCA) will hold their semi-annual Spring Show in the heart of coal country in...

Libertas Americana Medals from Cardinal Collection Educational Foundation

By Stacks Bowers ......   Following the decisive victories at Saratoga and Yorktown, Benjamin Franklin wrote to the United States Secretary of Foreign Affairs Robert Livingston: "This...

First Read: Benjamin Franklin in Terra Cotta

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature...   Essay by David Thomason Alexander, Founder Medal Collectors of America...

New US Commemorative Coin Proposals Honor Coast Guard, Christa McAuliffe

House version of COINS Act also introduced By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Four coin-related bills were introduced into Congress in the last few weeks, three of...

Morton & Eden’s London Sale of Medals, Decorations and World Orders...

Auctioneer James Morton said he was extremely pleased with the results of Morton & Eden's London sale of British War Medals and Decorations Russian...

2017 United States Mint Proof Set Available March 29

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 United States Mint Proof Set (product code 17RG) on March 29 at noon...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary, November 2, 2014

Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current volume of the E-Sylum eNewsletter. Today, Wayne...

Austria 2002 Austria Through the Ages: Prince Eugen of Savoy 20...

Description: The sixth issue of the Austrian Mint’s “Austria Through the Ages” coin series features the Baroque Period, an era in Western European art that...

1936 Battle of Gettysburg Half Dollar

The name Gettysburg is synonymous with the Civil War itself—no other campaign so captures the high drama and terrible tragedy of America’s...

2012 Colorized Australian Dragons To Be Issued as Proof Coins for...

By Louis Golino for Coin Week .....   On Monday, October 3, I spoke with a representative of Talisman Coins, which is the authorized U.S. distributor...

CoinWeek: Cool Coins! 2018 Episode 1: Amazing Mint Errors, Shipwreck Gold...

 CoinWeek Cool Coins! returns with this first episode for 2018.We are excited to share with you a new crop of cool stories about some...

Even as silver market soars, ATB 5-ounce quarters cool off

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com First published in the September 26, 2011, issue of Coin World As bullion continues to soar, one series whose fate is...

Superb California Fractional Gold Coins Discovered Among SS Central America Treasure

1853 50c BG302 Peacock PCGS MS64 -  A rare Peacock variety 50 cent gold coin (BG-302), graded PCGS MS64, was among the 112 historic California...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 25, 2017: Coins, Guns, and Fort...

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 25, 2017:  Under the Radar 1.) King Rama IX commemorative coins unveiled A portrait of the late monarch in court...

High Desert & Gerald Forsythe Set Registry Displays of Walking Liberty...

B.J. Searls, Manager Set Registry Program Interviewer: David Lisot The Set Registry Program on the PCGS website is comprised of some of the most beautiful and...

So You’ve Decided to Collect Early American Gold Coins…

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   The term “Early American Gold Coins” generally refers to the quarter eagles, half eagles and eagles produced...

United Kingdom 2015 Buckingham Palace £100 Silver Coin

Description: Buckingham Palace has become a cherished symbol for the people of the United Kingdom, both as a Royal residence and as a rallying point...

U.S. Mint Explains Itself as Truman Coin & Chronicles Set Sells...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   At noon Eastern Standard Time on Tuesday, June 30, the 2015 Harry S. Truman Coin & Chronicles Set (product...

1860 Five Dollar Pattern on a Ten Dollar Planchet, the Only...

Gold patterns are always fascinating, and Heritage's 2012 August 2-5 US Coins Signature Auction in Philadelphia contains an intriguing exampleof one such experimental piece....

PCGS Announces Exclusive APMEX Partnership to Offer New Bullion FirstStrike Service...

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) has partnered with APMEX, the largest online retailer of precious metals, to offer an exciting new product geared toward...

Two Cool Proof Civil War Gold Dollars

By Doug Winter for RareGoldCoins.com ......   Douglas Winter Numismatics sold two very rare and very beautiful Proof gold dollars several years ago from the Civil War...

CAC Begins Eighth Year of Brand Recognition and Market Influence

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – www.MFrarecoins.com November 1st marks the beginning of Certified Acceptance Corporation’s eighth year endorsing PCGS and NGC graded and encapsulated...

Specimen 1795 Dollar, Error Rarities Highlight Heritage Auctions US Coin FUN...

1943 Bronze Cents from Philadelphia and San Francisco featured in January 4 Platinum Night FUN Sale Nearly 7,000 lots from private collections, including early U.S....